Campaign for the death of “mompreneur”

Bet you’ve never met a Dadpreneur.  Nor a Papapreneur. Seems this classification of people doesn’t transcend gender-typing. Entrepreneurial men who have children are entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurial women who have children are mompreneurs. Wait, what? Once more…Entrepreneurial men who have children are entrepreneurs.  Entrepreneurial women who have children are mompreneurs. Is there a reason for this? Yes….

What to really expect when you’re expecting

Go for it. Buy the cutesy pastel coloured pregnancy books. But read this short little ditty too.  It’s high time you knew what to really expect when you’re expecting- especially past month 5 – as you embark on this journey. It all starts sweetly enough…. Month One 1. You likely won’t know you’re “in the family…

Blow it out

Sucking and blowing and all that jazz.  Sounds fun, right? More than fun, it’s imperative. Life affirming behaviour that you will be grateful to do when you’re congested.  Of course the sucking and blowing I’m referring to involves saline solution, a squeeze bottle…uh…wait. Perhaps I need to be clearer here. Blowing your nose and sucking…

Household Tips & Tricks

I stumbled onto a post with tips and given that lately I’m all about the tips – those nuggets of wisdom intended to ease my life, I wanted to post it because I picked up some new ideas that liked it a lot. So here it is, a list of tips compiled and unattributable as…

Girl vs. Boys

If you thought it wouldn’t be until she hit adolescence that you’d hear “I hate you!” you’ve never had a 4 yr old daughter. So let me be your guide. I am rapidly becoming somewhat of a know-it-all on raising….well, at least having…girls. During a visit this morning with our close friend J and her…

#1 Resource for Moms

I just wrote a lunatic sounding email of praise to Tanya T of MontrealMom.com for all the work that she does. Seriously? Go make your life easier at http://www.montrealmom.com. The link will open up the site in a new window, finish this post and then click over and see for yourself that I know what…